Screen Shot 2020-02-28 at 09.35.37.pngStrong primary health care (PHC) systems are vital to universal health coverage (UHC). The principle is clear and simple: if governments ensure essential health services are used — even in the most remote areas — population health will improve. Things get less clear, and significantly less simple, for low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) thinking about how to implement this PHC Vision — especially in light of systemic problems at the point of health service delivery: lack of supplies and personnel, limited availability and the ability of individual health facilities to manage care for the population it serves…..more